Vinny Argiro

The bird is the word

There is no greater asset to the offshore fisherman than the frigate bird. These amazing birds are extremely light for their size and even more agile. They can dog...

Temperamental Tarpon

The trick to reelin’ ‘em in is experience We have all marveled at the giant schools of tarpon in Key West Harbor. From April through June, the tarpon migration is...

The ‘Trash Can’ Slam

Other less popular fish species are abundant, fighters Most avid anglers have heard of or actually achieved a "Grand Slam." In Key West this would consist of a billfish, a...

#Fish: Fish patch reefs in cold weather

As I am writing this, another cold front is bearing down on the Florida Keys. Every fall and winter season arrives on the rails of the cold front freight...

#Fish: Pay attention to wind patterns before spearing

Thanksgiving is almost here and, boy, do I have a lot to be thankful for. The last few weeks have brought varying weather and conditions and the fish have been...

#Fish: No fish fights like a tuna

There are many opinions among fisherman as to the best "eating fish" and which is the fastest fish or smartest fish but when asked which is the strongest fish...